As Apache Spark continues to gain steam, so too does Databricks, the company behind the popular distributed processing framework. At the recent Strata + Hadoop World conference, we caught up with Databricks CEO and co-founder Ali Ghodsi to get the latest scoop on advances in the Spark world.
Real-time streaming processing and streaming analytics is gaining a foothold these days. So it’s no surprise to see that Spark is in the middle of the action. “Streaming is taking off,” Ghodsi says. “This year there’s a huge uptick in real-time streaming.”
Author: Alex Woodie